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John Perkins promoted to managing director at RAPP London


By Gillian West, Social media manager

February 14, 2013 | 2 min read

RAPP UK CEO Marco Scongnamiglio has confirmed that John Perkins has been promoted to the role of managing director at RAPP London.

Perkins joined RAPP in 1996 as account manager and was appointed as managing partner in 2008, becoming part of the executive board last year. His most recent role saw Perkins lead the growth of RAPP’s healthcare division, working for clients such as GSK, Pfizer, SCA Hygiene, Bayer and Merck.

Reporting to Samantha Nolan, chief client officer for the RAPP UK Group, Perkins will be responsible for the day-to-day running of the agency and for ensuring the creation of profitable customer experiences. He will work closely with chief creative officer Rik Haslam and customer experience director Gavin Hilton.

Nolan commented: “This promotion is a result of the role John has played in creating a real step-change in the agency’s overall direction. I am delighted to be able to confirm this well-deserved promotion.”

Perkins added: “This is a really exciting time for RAPP – our proposition as an agency is resonating strongly with the needs of our clients…I’m looking forward to working with all the talented people that make up RAPP in 2013 and beyond.”

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